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Buick's U.S. lineup may draw on China

As Buick reshuffles its U.S. lineup, the brand expects GM China to play a bigger role.

Ford overhaul nears halfway point

Ford President Joe Hinrichs says the automaker is about half finished with the global reshaping of operations and procedures needed to tackle CEO Jim Hackett's mammoth $25.5 billion cost-cutting plan.

How Germany's giants are transforming into tech companies

IT specialists are in high demand as German automakers battle to lure programmers, coders and developers for smartphone-enabled mobility services. 

Rolls-Royce races to catch up to demand for Cullinan SUV

For Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Americas, the order bank for the new Cullinan is full through July, and the SUV continues to bring in orders.

AVs no surefire path to pedestrian safety

Safety advocates are urging road design changes to address rising numbers of pedestrian deaths across the country, warning that self-driving technology, while promising, isn't a fool-proof answer to safety concerns.